HELP! MY WATER HEATER IS HOT TO TOUCH!

Why is my Water Heater so Hot to the Touch? It’s easy to forget how important your water heater is — as long as it’s working properly. It only takes one problem, and you lose hot showers, water to cle…

WHAT TYPE OF FURNACE DO I HAVE?

Do you want to buy a new furnace? Are you looking to replace your old one? Just want to learn more about this major appliance? Knowing what type of furnace you have can help you make decisions about w…

HOW TO GET A CLEAN GARBAGE DISPOSAL

Easy Tips for Cleaning Your Garbage Disposal The last thing you want to find when you come home is a sink backed up from a clogged drain or malfunctioning garbage disposal. Here’s the bad news. By …

WHAT IS A GOOD AFUE RATING?

The AFUE rating, or Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency rating, measures the efficiency of your heater. This indicates how well your heater retains the heat it’s producing. It’s given as th…

HOW TO PREPARE FOR A HURRICANE

Hurricane season is here, and this year is shaping up to be quite a doozy. Although North Carolina isn’t the most common target for hurricanes, we’re not entirely safe – especially i…

HOW DOES ZONE HEATING AND COOLING WORK?

Do I need a Zoned Heating and Cooling System? Do you feel like some rooms in your house are always cold during the winter? Do other areas of your home get stiflingly hot in the summer? Rooms with hi…